Overview

The practice of developing computer software in a way that guards against the accidental introduction of security vulnerabilities

Course Content

Course Description

What is secure coding? The practice of developing computer software in a way that guards against the accidental introduction of security vulnerabilities. Why do I need this certification? By identifying the insecure coding practices that lead to errors and educating developers on secure alternatives, you can take proactive steps to help significantly reduce or eliminate vulnerabilities in software before deployment. What will I learn? Best practices of secure coding Key Topics: Lab tools Active defenses Threat modeling Get your Secure Coding Certification Today: One of the biggest struggles in the field of application security is trying to convince customers and clients to pay attention to the security of public facing sites that do not transmit sensitive data. Securing coding is the practice of developing computer software in a way that guards against the accidental introduction of security vulnerabilities. Through the analysis of thousands of reported vulnerabilities, security professionals have discovered that most vulnerabilities stem from a relatively small number of common software programming errors. By identifying the insecure coding practices that lead to these errors and educating developers on secure alternatives, organizations can take proactive steps to help significantly reduce or eliminate vulnerabilities in software before deployment. Knowing the principles behind secure coding, as taught in the Secure Coding Micro Certification course, carries a variety of benefits to individuals and employees who are writing code and building applications or software products. Those taking this course are introduced to the primary best practices of Secure Coding, including lab tools, active defenses and threat modelling.

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Certificate of Completion

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a Secure Coding Certificate of Completion